Paws In The Park 2013, source: thehills.nsw.gov.au
Paws In The Park is a free annual event for everyone to enjoy a day of fun with their four-legged friends in the park. Lots of entertainment, stalls, educational talks, and dog related activities and demonstrations will be held during the event day.
This year, the event will be held on the 20th October at Balcombie Heights Estate (Masonic) in Baulkham Hills from 9am to 3pm. The program also includes an awareness campaign towards mental health through Pawsitive Steps towards Mental Health fun walk. Registration and small fees apply to join the 2km or 4km walk, which includes free breakfast at the end. Dogs are most welcome.
Some of the event highlights not to be missed:
Dr. Katrina Warren and Wonderdogs, Source: thehills.nsw.gov.au
1. Dr. Katrina Warren and the Wonderdogs 2. Agility Trieball Flyball, obedience 3. Nosework - turn your dog into a 'Detective Dog' 4. Fancy Dress - 'fantastic neck attire for you and your dog'
Dog related activities, Source: thehills.nsw.gov.au
5. Dog Lover's stalls, activities, demonstrations and vets
6. Mental Health information booths and health professionals
Attractive prizes await for best themed / best dressed teams and Dog-e-dash (fun dash for prizes). Celebrity guest appearance by Petria Thomas (Olympic swimming athlete) who will join the event and lead the walk.